Young Professional Happy Hour

Thank you everyone who attended the SACC Young Professional Happy Hour last Friday! Hope you had a great time! Click here to see some more pictures from the event at Front Page. Photos: Ville Aro          

Lunch seminar on the EU-U.S. Free Trade Agreement

SACC DC hosted on Tuesday, March 13, a  lunch seminar on the potential profits from a free trade agreement between the EU and U.S. The event was organized in collaboration with the Embassy of Sweden, the Swedish National Board of Trade and ITIF  (The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation). The visiting delegation from The Swedish National Board of…

Alfa Laval upgrades to a corporate membership in SACC DC

We welcome Alfa Laval, a former Business Member of SACC DC, as a new Corporate Member! Alfa Laval is a leading global provider of specialized products and engineering solutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling. The company’s equipment, systems and services are dedicated to assisting customers in optimizing the performance…

Luncheon with Swedish Minister for Trade Dr. Ewa Björling

On the 19th of February the Swedish Minister for Trade Ewa Björling met SACC DC members at a speakers luncheon at the Swedish Embassy. Dr. Björling talked about the current state of the trade relations between Sweden and the United States and how we can create stronger trade and investment ties together. Not surprisingly, the…

Interested in trainees from Swedish top universities?

The trainee program offers SACC member companies the opportunity to host highly qualified, mature, bilingual trainees. The trainees have received or are pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and some have already gained experience and specialized skills in their field. The SACC-USA Trainee Program and J-1 visa service can be used for everything from a summer internship for a…

The Swedish School Joins SACC-DC

The Swedish School – Svenska Skolan, became the latest corporate member of SACC-DC. Its goal is to have students express themselves in Swedish. Speaking, reading, and writing are all emphasized; and, of course, correct grammar. Ann-Catrine Skoog Ehmer, the school’s director, sees a business tie-in with SACC-DC and the American and Swedish companies doing business here and…

Thank you for a wonderful Holiday Reception!

SACC-DC would like to thank everyone who attended the holiday reception at House of Sweden last night! We hope you had an amazing night and enjoyed the company, food and drinks, drawing and the Lucia Procession. We would also like to give a big thank you to Ericsson who sponsored the night, without their contribution…

New Corporate Member!

We are very proud to present our newest corporate member: Haynes & Boone! Haynes and Boone, LLP is an international corporate law firm with offices in Texas, New York, California, Washington, D.C. and Mexico City. Haynes and Boone is ranked the 98th largest law firm in the nation by the National Law Journal.Haynes and Boone…